By Month (March 2002)


U.S. Defense Budget

How will it affect infrared?

SOFRADIR Forms ULIS

SOFRADIR has officially launched its subsidiary for the production of uncooled FPAs and modules based on technology developed at the LETI/LIR laboratories of CEA (The French Atomic Energy agency).

First Indigo Uncooled Fab Results

Initial results of uncooled microbolometer fabrication at Indigo Systems’ newly completed clean room indicate high performance focal plane arrays

Raytheon Readies First Uncooled FPA Seeker

A U.S. Navy/Raytheon team has successfully completed the second free-flight demonstration of the unitary warhead variant of the Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW), which uses an uncooled infrared seeker.

ITC Obtains Expanded Honeywell License

InfraredVision Technologies, ITC has obtained the first and only “technology and field of use” expanded license for uncooled microbolometer technology from Honeywell.

Firefighter Grant Program Starts in March

The Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program has been appropriated $360 million for fiscal 2002 and applications (preferably on-line) are being accepted between March 1 and April 1.

BAE SYSTEMS (UK) Gets New Orders for LION

BAE has received an order for another 1000 uncooled infrared modules from Thales Optronics Netherlands for the LION uncooled sights.

Thermogenic Imaging Raises $6.5 Million

 

New Infrared Imaging Products

 

Company Briefs

 

Government Contract Awards in Infrared Imaging

 

Government Contract Solicitations in Infrared Imaging

 


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